American Presidents: 1 president
William Howard Taft   1909-1913  
Fictional Characters from Television: 2 characters
Howard Newly   2007   Samantha Who?  
Howard Wolowitz   2007   The Big Bang Theory  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 baseball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Howie Morenz   1945  
(baseball) Willie Mays (a.k.a. Howard)   1979  
(football) Howie Long   2000  
Most Valuable Players: 2 winners
Howie Morenz   1928; 1931; 1932   ice hockey  
Willie Mays (a.k.a. Howard)   1954; 1965   baseball  
Nobel Prize Winners: 3 chemistry, 3 medicine, 1 economics
(medicine) Howard Florey   1945  
(chemistry) John Howard Northrop   1946  
(chemistry) William Howard Stein   1972  
(medicine) Howard Martin Temin   1975  
(economics) Merton Miller (a.k.a. Howard)   1990  
(medicine) H. Robert Horvitz (a.k.a. Howard)   2002  
(chemistry) Robert H. Grubbs (a.k.a. Howard)   2005  
Notable Actors and Entertainers: 2 actors, 1 comedian, 1 presenter
John Payne (a.k.a. Howard)   1912-1989  
Howard Stern   1954-  
Howie Mandel   1955-  
Tony Goldwyn (a.k.a. Howard)   1960-  
Notable Artists: 1 artist
Romare Bearden (a.k.a. Howard)   1911-1988  
Notable Athletes: 1 baseball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Howie Morenz   1902-1937  
(baseball) Willie Mays (a.k.a. Howard)   1931-  
(football) Howie Long   1960-  
Notable Businesspeople: 2 businesspersons
J. Howard Marshall   1905-1995  
Howard Hughes   1905-1976  
Notable Evildoers: 1 murderer
Albert Fish (a.k.a. Howard)   1870-1936  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
Howard Hawks   1896-1977  
Notable Musicians: 5 singers, 1 composer, 1 musician
Howard Carpendale   1946-  
Howard Shore   1946-  
Eric Carmen (a.k.a. Howard)   1949-  
Bruce Kulick (a.k.a. Howard)   1953-  
Howard Donald   1968-  
Howie Dorough   1973-  
Howie Day   1981-  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 archaeologist, 1 biologist, 1 chemist
Howard Carter   1874-1939  
John Howard Northrop   1891-1987  
Howard Florey   1898-1968  
Notable Writers: 3 authors
H. P. Lovecraft (a.k.a. Howard)   1890-1937  
P. H. Newby (a.k.a. Howard)   1918-1997  
Anne Rice (a.k.a. Howard)   1941-2021  
Olympic Medalists: 3 gold, 2 bronze, 2 silver, 1 gold/silver, 1 silver/gold
(gold/silver) Howard Valentine   1904   4 mile team; 800 m  
(bronze) Robert Bennett (a.k.a. Howard)   1948   hammer throw  
(gold) Howie Williams   1952   basketball  
(silver/gold) Weldon Olson (a.k.a. Howard)   1956; 1960   ice hockey  
(gold) Adrian Smith (a.k.a. Howard)   1960   basketball  
(gold) Gerry Ashworth (a.k.a. Howard)   1964   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Craig Lincoln (a.k.a. Howard)   1972   diving - springboard  
(silver) Jon Svendsen (a.k.a. Howard)   1984   water polo  
(silver) Howard Davis   1988   4x400 m relay  
Other Leaders: 1 prime minister
Prime Minister David Thompson (a.k.a. Howard)   2008-2010   Barbados  
Other Religious Leaders: 3 leaders
Anton LaVey (a.k.a. Howard)   1966-1997   Church of Satan  
Howard W. Hunter   1994-1995   The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  
Peter H. Gilmore (a.k.a. Howard)   2001-   Church of Satan  
Rock and Roll Hall-of-Famers: 2 musicians
Howie Epstein   2002   Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers  
Howard Leese   2013   Heart